Expo Logic Blog

5 Event Technologies You Should Be Using

Posted by Kate Dodd

Jan 20, 2017 9:11:58 AM

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Choosing the right event technology solutions can be a challenge.

With the right event technology, you can create a dynamic event experience that fosters connections and feedback. However, if you choose the wrong event technology it can frustrate attendees, cause data problems and leave attendees with a lack-luster experience.

Luckily, we have researched 5 easy-to-use and proven event technologies which will greatly enhance your event.

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Topics: Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Expo Logic News, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing, Print Badges, Integration, Expo Logic, Attendee Self-Check In, EXPOBrander, Event Meeting Tool, EXPOConnections, Online Event Registration, Event Marketing

Print Badges From Your AMS OR CRM - The Key is Integration

Posted by Kate Dodd

Dec 12, 2016 2:35:15 PM

If you have a contact or association management system like Salesforce or Personify, you’re closer than you think to being able to print badges and tickets for your upcoming event. In fact, our Expo Logic experts have cracked the code with something called badge[on]demand; a kind of integration technology that enables you to upgrade your current database into a fully functional self-service attendee check-in and badging/ticketing solution!

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Topics: Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Expo Logic News, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing, CRM, Print Badges, Integration, Expo Logic, AMS

Behind the scenes at expo logic

Posted by Kate Dodd

Nov 17, 2016 2:38:50 PM

When people hear that Expo Logic is one of the fastest-growing companies in the country, providing services for hundreds of unique events from coast to coast, they often envision a very intense and hurried work environment.  It’s definitely busy around our offices, but we make it a priority to foster a culture that brings out the best in people rather than operating a pressure cooker. That’s why our team members tend to stick around, enjoy their jobs, and grow professionally.

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Topics: lead retrieval, Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Expo Logic News, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing, Account Manager, Expo Logic

How to Eliminate Long Registration Lines at Your Event

Posted by Kate Dodd

Nov 7, 2016 3:36:57 PM

 

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Topics: lead retrieval, Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing, Expo Logic

Traveling for Work: A Balancing Act

Posted by Tim Kopistansky

Oct 20, 2016 8:37:56 AM

Anyone who travels extensively for work knows that time away from the office can take its toll in terms of a daily routine. Our Expo Logic team can sympathize. The emails, phone calls, and deadlines don’t stop when we’re traveling to hundreds of events and shows constantly throughout the year. To survive - and thrive - as working road warriors, we’ve developed a few key tips to keep you on top of your game no matter where you are in the world.


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Topics: lead retrieval, Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing

Events are Better with Barcodes

Posted by Lauren Zirkelbach

Sep 15, 2016 8:50:14 AM

Barcodes are becoming a part of everyday life. We use them at the grocery store, at the airport, and even to check into the movie theater. Technology has made it possible for particular patterns of lines or squares - aka barcodes - to contain everything from demographic information to today’s price on organic tomatoes. Because of their simplicity and efficiency, barcodes are being used in a variety of contexts. In the event world, you’ll see barcodes included on everything from check-in to lead management. And, it doesn’t look as though they’ll be going away anytime soon.

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Topics: lead retrieval, Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing

API: The Unsung Matchmaker of your Favorite Technologies

Posted by David Patricola

Jun 30, 2016 9:10:07 AM

Most people in today's day and age are familiar with the newest, most popular technologies. Although we are living in a technology world, not many individuals are familiar with the term "API". At Expo Logic, we like to think of APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) as matchmakers. They help connect technologies and provide translation when the languages are different. For example, when you cut and paste from Microsoft Word into Microsoft Excel, it’s completely seamless to the user. But, behind the scenes, there’s an API making that transition possible. Or, how about when you’re looking for nearby restaurants and Yelp suggestions show up on a Google Map? That relationship between Yelp and Google is possible because of an API. Even buying movie tickets online utilizes an API to link ticket selection to credit card verification. When you think about it, it’s amazing how prolific APIs truly are. 

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Topics: Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Expo Logic News, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing

5 Tips For Your Best Exhibiting Experience

Posted by Tim Kopistansky

Jun 9, 2016 9:03:22 AM

Exhibiting at a conference, convention, or trade event is a big investment. Not only are there the booth fees to account for, but exhibitors also have items such as utilities, décor, staff time and travel, and so much more. At the end of the day, the event is all about the return on investment. You want to make sure you’re getting enough value out exhibiting to justify the expense of resources. To ensure you’re getting the most out of your exhibiting experience, and invest in raising the sales and profile of your company, we recommend following the example of industry professionals who have made the effort of exhibiting into an art form.

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Topics: lead retrieval, Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, mobile lead retrieval app, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing

4 Ways to Simplify Event Registration for your Attendees

Posted by Renee Thomas

May 19, 2016 9:17:30 AM

If there’s one place your attendees wish they could press the “Easy Button,” it’s most likely during the registration process. Event registration can be a long, painful process for many folks. But, if you as an organizer focus on key points surrounding registration, you can make your attendees feel well taken care of and excited about your event before they ever walk through the doors.

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Topics: Conference Planning Tips, Convention Planning Tips, Event Registration, Badge[on]demand™, Internal News, Badge Printing

Expo Logic Makes a Return To ACGI Software Knowledge Days

Posted by Jeff Baker

May 12, 2016 9:06:40 AM

It’s an exciting week for Expo Logic as we prepare to return to the Baltimore area for the ACGI Software Users Conference - known as Knowledge Days (KDays) - slated for May 15th through 17th at the Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland. For the second year, Expo Logic will be sponsoring and providing badge printing service with our popular badge[on]demand™ product. We also plan to showcase a number of other products in booth #4. Be sure to stop by our booth to meet Angela Kernan, Jeff Baker, and Nick Crowley because they can't wait to meet you!

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Topics: Event Registration, Expo Logic News, Badge[on]demand™, Badge Printing